Sto:Lo Xwexwilmexw Treaty Association
The Stó:lō [SXTA] treaty table is in Stage 4 Agreement in Principle negotiations.
SXTA represents six communities: Aitchelitz, Leq’á:mel, Skowkale, Skawahlook, Tzeachten and Yakweakwioose. SXTA traditional territory in the Lower Mainland of southwestern BC, centralized around the upper Fraser and Chilliwack River Valleys, lower Harrison Lake and the lower Fraser Canyon. There are approximately 1,410 Stó:lō members.
SXTA has overlapping and/or shared territory with its First Nation neighbours: Chawathil, Cheam, Peters, Chehalis, Katzie, Kwantlen, Kwawkwawapilt, Kwikwetlem, In-SHUCK-ch, Matsqui, Musqueam, New Westminster, Nl’akapamux, Semiahmoo, Scowlitz, Seabird, Shxw’owhámél, Soowahlie, Sumas, Skwah, Skway, Squamish, Squiala, Tsawwassen, Tsleil-Waututh, Union Bar, and Yale.
BC Treaty Commission Contacts
Chilliwack, BC V2R 4G5